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The Berkshires

Green is the New Black: A Sustainably Stylish Getaway to the Berkshires, MA | Travel Guide

Renne Simpson | Posted 11.05.2016 | Travel
Renne Simpson

Although I've become pretty good at traveling "greener" and more sustainably, I recently decided to step up my game a notch. I was challenged to plan ...

Inside Jacobs Pillow, Where The World Comes To Dance

Michael Levin | Posted 08.15.2016 | Arts
Michael Levin

Jacobs Pillow is America's most beloved home for dance of all kinds - modern, classical, international, and everything in between. Don't just take my...

Finding Equilibrium: Archway Gallery

Larry Garmezy | Posted 01.03.2017 | Arts
Larry Garmezy

Poseidon at the Cusp, by Larry Garmezy Although Finding Equilibrium began as an exploration of the patterns, textures and colors found in the pristin...

After 17 Years of Devotion, Ella Baff Exits Jacob's Pillow

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 08.20.2016 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

But while Baff's physical imprint on the property has been huge, it's her realized vision of Jacob's Pillow as a breeding ground for art that has made the largest impact on dance.

With "Biophony," Alonzo King LINES Ballet Delves Into Nature

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 07.19.2016 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Imagine if a person could be blown out like a match. Her soul would slither toward the sky until a gust of air foiled its escape.

8 Gorgeous Spring Getaways Near NYC to Book Now | Posted 05.06.2015 | Travel

That morning will come when you don't hear the clanking heaters or shovels scraping the snow off the sidewalks and you'll know it's time to pack a bag for your weekend escape to one of these eight beautiful hotels, each an easy car-free ride away from New York City.

Andy Kaufman, Summer Camp and Rock & Roll

Michael Sigman | Posted 07.18.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

The 30th anniversary of performance artist Andy Kaufman's premature death has inspired moving reminiscences from friends and admirers. I didn't know A...

Off Season Escape: Stockbridge, Massachusetts | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

On a crisp autumn morning not too long ago, I walked out the front door of my room at the Red Lion Inn just off Main Street and headed in the directio...

The Berkshires With Baby

Fathom | Posted 09.25.2013 | Travel

We over-work and over-schedule, and sometimes we forget to breathe. The lack of air is more pronounced these days, as my husband and I are first-time parents. The Berkshires region of Western Massachusetts has plenty of fresh, piney air for the gulping.

Find. Eat. Drink. A Chef's Guide to the Berkshires

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 08.06.2013 | Travel
Find. Eat. Drink.

Chef Alfred Portale of Gotham Bar and Grill shares his picks for eating, drinking and food shopping in The Berkshires.

Drawn to Fire: A Fire Starter & His Sustainable Meat Shop

Liza de Guia | Posted 07.26.2013 | Taste
Liza de Guia

Jeremy Stanton, the chef and proprietor of sustainable butcher shop The Meat Market, has a way with fire.

Returning to Jacob's Pillow

Christopher Duggan | Posted 09.02.2013 | Arts
Christopher Duggan

Every year, I am so excited to return to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, to photograph amazing dancers and festival life and settle back in to our cozy cabin in the Berkshires.

The Thanksgiving Menu You've Been Waiting For

Posted 03.09.2015 | OWN

Recipes created by Amy Loveless Amy Loveless, chef at the Dream Away Lodge in Massachusetts's Berkshire mountains, infuses traditional Thanksgivi...

Celebrate A New Kind Of Thanksgiving This Year

Posted 03.09.2015 | OWN

By Meredith Bryan At a remote restaurant in the backwoods of New England, families and friends create a holiday celebration all their own. H...

The Lovely Berkshires, Seen From Above This Fall

Christine Negroni | Posted 12.19.2011 | Travel
Christine Negroni

This is the time of year when a thousand-foot perspective is most necessary, particularly in my little corner of the world, which is just the most remarkable place right this very minute.

Where to Go From Here: Labor Day Ideas for NYC

Jeralyn Gerba | Posted 10.25.2011 | New York
Jeralyn Gerba

Ten days until Labor Day. No plans? No big deal. Pick a direction and plot your escape.

Design Sponge's Guide To The Berkshires | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York


Spices Chefs Love to Use

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Find. Eat. Drink.

Whether it's adding taste, texture or intensity of character, spices are an essential element to a dish. We asked eight chefs to name their favorite s...

God Tells Me Things

Sophie Pollitt-Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sophie Pollitt-Cohen

I guess if I had to sum up all that God has taught me in three points, it would be 1. Keep it real, and 2. People are jerks, so always fake them out.